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Linda Jones

Linda Thompson Jones passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, March 2, 2014. Linda was born on Feb. 5, 1941 to Lorias Elmo Thompson and Luell Ameda Crawfroth in Rupert, ID. At the age of four the family moved to…

Betty Jean Nelson

AMERICAN FALLS – Betty Jean Nelson, 85, passed away peacefully at home on the evening of Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Betty was born on Nov. 17, 1928 on the family farm in Weston, ID, to…

Hiding in plain sight

Shakespeare pondered through his character Juliet “What is in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” As with most things in this world the opposite is also true if you care…

The moral of fake Facebook friends

Supposedly, last month over a billion people used Facebook. However, I’ve determined by watching our Facebook friends that a couple of million of those billion users are all some guy named Gary that lives in Cincinnati. For example, just as…

Dr. Arnold E. Glarborg

Dr. Arnold E. Glarborg died in Tucson, AZ, on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. A memorial service will be held in Blackfoot in late May or June. Dr. Glarborg graduated from Aberdeen High School in 1940 and was a veterinarian in…

Jeannette Parmelee Powell

Nov. 26, 1919 – Feb. 26, 2014 Longtime Springfield resident Jeannette Elizabeth Parmelee Powell was born Nov. 26, 1919, in Pocatello, ID, to Bruce Eugene Parmelee and Winstead Davie Parmelee. Jeannette was 94 years old when she passed away in…